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Born 1982
Lives and works in London

Selected Exhibitions
Art Night Open with SHELL LIKE, Walthamstow. 22 June 2019
Verso Nuovi Canoni, ICA Milano. June – September 2019
Jerwood Makers Open Jerwood Space, London, June 2019, then touring nationally
Ffynnon GwenfaenStudio Cybi at Gwenfaen’s Well, Holy Island, Anglesey. April 2019
Bound Art Book Fair, The Whitworth, Manchester
Oriel Davies Open, Newtown
Windswept Baby, Victoria & Albert Museum. Solo exhibition and book in collaboration with invited writers. Supported by ACE

Shell-Lit Siambr, Sidney Cooper Gallery, Canterbury. Solo
Summer Auction, Syson Gallery Nottingham
The John Ruskin Prize, Millennium Gallery
Residency display, Victoria & Albert Museum
The Bridestones, Award, British Ceramics Biennial
Many a Slip, Marsden Woo summer show, curated by Alison Britton
Shelfie, Manifold select from V&A collection

Pots and Possibilities, Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, UCL
Under The Influence & Unfold, Siobhan Davies Studios, with Manifold, invited by 60|40
Danske Oldtidsminder, Apple House Gallery, Guldagergaard International Ceramics Research Centre
Creekside Open 2013 Selected by Ceri Hand, A.P.T. Gallery
The Reveal (Streethouse Excavations
 Residency), Class 1 Gallery, Saltburn
Forming Words, Flow Gallery, London
Appropriate Response, Vulpes Vulpes, London
The Art of Survival and The Ritual Killing of Objects, Airspace Gallery
This Is How To Live, Manifold & National Trust, 2 Willow Road & Red House
Two permanent commissions for THH, curated by Artsadmin
Jerwood Drawing Prize, Jerwood Space
Fresh, BCB, Stoke-On-Trent
Stick-Up, Airspace Gallery

HotShoe Gallery, London & Galleria Uno Pia Uno, Milan
SHOW1, The Henry Moore Gallery, RCA
Oberon Illustration Awards, RCA (& 2009)
Einfall, The Freud Museum

2004 – 2009 Various UK & US

MA Ceramics and Glass, Excellent Pass
Royal College of Art 2010
Personal tutor Alison Britton OBE

BDes 3D Design, First class honours with distinction
Manchester Metropolitan University 2006
(& Blaker Akershus College, Norway, Spring term 2002)

The filthy wallpaper or Sill Sigilata, Commissioned by artist Emily Speed as part of the forthcoming book TERRA COTTA
The image of wherever it is placed, Commissioned by designer Ian McIntyre for the launch of the re-engineered Brown Betty teapot
Multiple texts alongside own work

2016-17 Artist in Residence, Victoria & Albert Museum, Ceramics
Working week with Grizedale Arts at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin (Aug 2016). Volunteer residency, Grizedale Arts, Coniston (Apr 2015)
2014 Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, UCL
2013 Guldagergaard International Ceramics Research Centre
2012 Airspace Gallery & Potteries Museum, Conjunction 12, The Art of Survival.
Street House Archaeological Dig, Loftus, North Yorkshire
2009 Royal Crown Derby Factory

ACE Grants for the Arts, Windswept Baby at the V&A
2017 The John Ruskin Prize, Second Prize
2011 The Jerwood Drawing Prize, shortlisted
2010 John Norris Wood Natural Forms Drawing Prize, Highly commended
2006 CPA Charitable Trust, St Petersburg research trip

National Art Library
National Museums Liverpool
Victoria & Albert Museum
Manchester Metropolitan University
The Grainer Collection of Contemporary British Studio Ceramics, US
Adrian Sassoon

Other Roles
– a-n Artists Council – a-n’s advisory and campaign group 2017-present
– Regular teacher for V&A Schools programme
– Professional practice seminar at Bath Spa University (MA) 
– Four-week ceramics project for Power Plant, working with MK Snap (Special Needs Advancement Project) & Residency session for Ideal Syllabus, Milton Keynes Arts Centre 
– Drawing Materials sessions
– MA and BA talks and seminars given at Bath Spa University, Manchester Metropolitan University, Camberwell College of Arts, Staffordshire University
– Workshops for Pump House Gallery, V&A, Cubitt Education, Sidney Cooper Gallery, Two Temple Place, The Petrie Museum